Monday, 06 July

ECG boss sacked

General News
Ing. Samuel Boakye-Appiah

The government of Ghana has officially removed the interim Chief Executive Officer of the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG), Mr Samuel Boakye-Appiah from office.

He has been asked to hand over to the Deputy Managing Director of ECG, Mr Kwame Agyeman-Badu with immediate effect.

This was contained in a letter sighted by which was signed by the Chief Director of the Ministry of Energy, Mr Lawrence Apaalse, dated 1 November 2019.

The letter explained that Mr Appiah’s contract as a care-taker CEO expired in 2018. 

The Engineer was handed the contract as acting CEO in February 2017 after the Akufo-Addo-led administration took office.